In his Keynote speech in Chicago Sunday, Louis Farrakhan, leader of the Nation of Islam, announced that he would provide security of pop singer Beyoncé despite the backlash after her halftime Super Bowl performance.
“She started talking all that black stuff and white folks say, ‘Well, we don’t know how to deal with that,’” he said.
Her show was a tribute to the militant black leader Malcolm X and the Black Panthers, as well as the controversial Black Lives Matter organization — all performed to her song “Formation.”
As a result, law enforcement organizations around the country, beginning with the Miami Fraternal Order of Police, have said they will boycott the singer’s concerts.
Farrakhan also took issue with former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s criticism of the singer.
Appearing on “Fox & Friends,” Giuliani called her performance an “outrageous” attack on police officers.
“Look at how you treatin’ Beyoncé now. You gonna picket. You not gonna offer her police protection. But the FOI (Fruit of Islam) will,” Farrakhan said to a cheering crowd.
Watch Farrakhan’s remarks below.
DONATE TO BIZPAC REVIEW
Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!
- ‘Act like a grownup’: Drunk driver sobs when she loses plea deal by coming 4 hours late to court - July 23, 2017
- ‘I would’ve fired her the day I met her’: Glenn Beck reveals more about Tomi Lahren mess - July 23, 2017
- Canadian thug beats 74-year-old cyclist bloody with a club in road rage fit– and they say US is more violent? - July 23, 2017
We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.